Tension and grief on Thursday befell the residents of Rwenfunjo village, Rwentango sub county in Isingiro district after a Rwandan National chopped two minors to death before killing himself.
It’s alleged that at about 11AM on a fateful day, Bahama Peter a munyarwanda aged 60 and a casual worker in the area went to the home of Kiryabaho Annah and cut her head with the panga and left her lifeless.
Upon thinking that Kiryabaho had died, he took her two grandchildren Tumushabe Joshua 10 years and Nabasa Shallon 7 to his make shift house, murdered them sent fire on the house.
According to Samson Kasasira the Rwizi Region Police spokesperson, Bahama later cut his neck and his body was also burnt alongside those of the kids beyond recognition.
“Our team visited the scene with the district CID, Soco and homicide squad and retrieved three Bodies to Mbarara referral hospital for postmortem” Kasasira noted.
Kiryabaho Annah who is unconscious has been admitted to Mbarara referral hospital where she is nursing injuries sustained in the attack.
Kasasira adds that the Killer weapon was recovered and inquiries have been established to ascertain what could have lured Bahama to such deadly act.
The case of murder and arson has been registered at Isingiro central Police station on Reference number CRB 349/2021.